Red Death

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An obsolete term for salmon-coloured discolouration of the skeletal muscle seen in gas gangrene
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But the mummer had gone so far as to assume the type of the Red Death.
And Darkness and Decay and the Red Death held illimitable dominion over all.
Set in a ravaged and wild America, the story takes place in 2073, sixty years after the spread of the Red Death, an uncontrollable epidemic that depopulated and nearly destroyed the world in 2013.
In Edgar Allan Poe's story The Masque of the Red Death, a prince and his nobleman believe they can survive the plague if only they stay within their castle walls.
The Insomniac Theatre Company will transform the Seven Sister's Inn into an Edgar Allan Poe themed "House of Horrors" based on several of Poe's stories with a main theme of The Mask of the Red Death.
Corman's canon of over 400 films includes such well known and iconic cult titles as "Deathrace 2000" (voted the greatest 'B' picture of all time), "Masque of the Red Death," "Little Shop of Horrors," "Piranha," "Rock 'n' Roll High School," "Grand Theft Auto" (Director Ron Howard's feature directing debut), "The Fast and the Furious," "Crybaby Killer" (Jack Nicholson's first film), "Fire on the Amazon," (Sandra Bullock's first film), "The Intruder" (William Shatner's first film), and "Jackson County Jail," (Tommy Lee Jones' first film), among many others.
She gained more grown-up roles during the 1960s in productions such as The Masque of the Red Death, Alfie and The Mill on the Floss.
A brown squatness, then quick red death at the Saturday night
Such as the half dozen Edgar Allan Poe adaptations he made with Vincent Price - The Masque of the Red Death is my favourite.
After college Adam picked up a range of roles, many with Punchdrunk theatre company where he performed in Faust and The Masque of the Red Death and at Shakespeare's Globe Theatre in London where he was in Timon of Athens and A Midsummer Night's Dream.
Projects they worked on included 2007's acclaimed Punchdrunk-BAC co-production of The Masque of the Red Death, in which the audience were required to don masks and then let loose to wander through free-form, impressionistic performances incorporating all 71 rooms in the building.

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